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Brazil's nightmare continues as Dutch take third spot in World Cup

Jul 13, 2014

Brazil's nightmare continues as Dutch take third spot in World Cup

With the result, the Netherlands finishes a World Cup unbeaten in regular play for the first time, having lost to Argentina on penalties in the semifinals. #Sports #Brazil #football #Robin van Persie #Netherlands #FIFA World Cup 2014 #WC 2014 #WC 2014 News #3rd place
Did coach Van Gaal's substitution strategy cost Netherlands the game?

Jul 10, 2014

Did coach Van Gaal's substitution strategy cost Netherlands the game?

On Wednesday, Van Gaal's substitutions may have ultimately cost the Netherlands the game, and a place in the World Cup final. #Sports #World #football #Argentina #Robin van Persie #Netherlands #World Cup 2014 #Louis van Gaal #FIFA World Cup 2014 #Bruno Martins Indi
Dutch skipper Van Persie doubtful for semi against Argentina

Jul 09, 2014

Dutch skipper Van Persie doubtful for semi against Argentina

Asked if van Persie would be fit enough to line up against Argentina at Sao Paulo's Corinthians Arena, van Gaal replied: "I don't know. #Lionel Messi #Argentina #Robin van Persie #Netherlands #Van Persie #Louis van Gaal #FIFA World Cup 2014 #RVP #WC 2014 News
World Cup: Robin van Persie aims to end knockout-phase hoodoo

Jul 08, 2014

World Cup: Robin van Persie aims to end knockout-phase hoodoo

Prior to the Netherland's World Cup semi-final against Argentina on Wednesday, Robin van Persie is still waiting for his first goal in a knockout match at a major international tournament. #Sports #football #Argentina #Robin van Persie #Netherlands #semi-final #Louis van Gaal #FIFA World Cup 2014 #WC 2014 News #Knock-out
Robben adds a touch of genius to Dutch machine

Jun 24, 2014

Robben adds a touch of genius to Dutch machine

From an early age, Dutch footballers are taught that the ball moves faster than the player. So their idea of football has always involved good, strong passing but Robben breaks that mould. #Sports #Brazil #football #Chile #Robin van Persie #Mexico #Arjen Robben #The Netherlands #FIFA World Cup 2014 #Dutch #WC 2014 Features #Louis Van Gall
Buoyant Chile take on Netherlands in battle for Group B top spot

Jun 23, 2014

Buoyant Chile take on Netherlands in battle for Group B top spot

The Netherlands and Chile may have already qualified for the World Cup's round of 16, but both still want to win Group B and avoid the likely prospect of facing host nation Brazil in their next match. #Sports #football #Chile #Robin van Persie #Preview #Netherlands #FIFA World Cup 2014 #Dutch #WC 2014 News #Arturo Vidal #Robben
Depay scores the winner as Netherlands edge out brave Socceroos

Jun 19, 2014

Depay scores the winner as Netherlands edge out brave Socceroos

Arjen Robben and Robin Van Persie, who each scored twice against Spain, added to their tallies before and after Australia's goals. #Australia #Robin van Persie #Netherlands #Arjen Robben #RVP #Tim Cahill #WC 2014 News #NEDvsAUS
Number Cruncher: All the stats from thrilling Netherlands-Australia game

Jun 18, 2014

Number Cruncher: All the stats from thrilling Netherlands-Australia game

Australia have conceded in each of their last nine World Cup matches, shipping more than two goals in five of those. #Australia #Robin van Persie #Netherlands #Arjen Robben #RVP #Tim Cahill #WC 2014 Stats #WC 2014 Statistics #NEDvsAUS
High-flying Dutch look to continue momentum against Australia

Jun 18, 2014

High-flying Dutch look to continue momentum against Australia

Australia manager Ange Postecoglou believes his side must attack if they are to become the latest side to cause an upset at the World Cup on Wednesday when they face a Netherlands team fresh from hammering defending champions Spain 5-1. #Sports #Australia #football #Spain #Robin van Persie #Preview #Netherlands #FIFA World Cup 2014 #Dutch #Tim Cahill #WC 2014 News #Socceroos #Arjen Roben